Houston Astros 4, St. Louis Cardinals 2

Regular Season Game 100

Played on Tuesday, July 22, 1997 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 - 4 6 0 STL N 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 5 1

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABiggio 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 1 Carr cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 Bagwell 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 11 1 Gonzalez lf 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 Bell rf 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 Gutierrez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 Ausmus c 4 0 1 0 0 1 8 0 Bogar ss 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 Hampton p 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 4 Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Phillips ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals34 4 6 4 2 10 27 12FIELDING -DP:1. Biggio-Bogar.BATTING -2B:Ausmus (17,off Andy Benes).HR:Bell (7,5th inning off Andy Benes 1 on 0 out).IBB:Bell (3,by Mathews).Team LOB:5.BASERUNNING -SB:Gutierrez (3,2nd base off Andy Benes/Difelice); Bogar (3,2nd base off Andy Benes/Difelice); Bagwell (17,2nd base off Andy Benes/Difelice); Carr (5,2nd base off Mathews/Difelice).

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AClayton ss 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 5 DeShields 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 Gant lf 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 Lankford cf 4 0 2 1 0 1 5 0 Gaetti 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 Mabry rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Difelice c 3 0 1 0 0 0 10 0 Young 1b 3 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 Andy Benes p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Bell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Mathews p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Petkovsek p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals31 2 5 2 2 8 27 7FIELDING -E:Young (10).BATTING -Team LOB:4.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPHampton W(7-7) 7 5 2 2 2 4 0 27 Springer 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 Wagner SV(18) 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3Totals9 5 2 2 2 8 0 33

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPAndy Benes L(6-5) 7 5 4 3 1 8 1 28 Mathews 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 5 Petkovsek 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3Totals9 6 4 3 2 10 1 36WP:Andy Benes 2 (5).IBB:Mathews (3,Bell).Umpires:HP - Mike Winters, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Paul Runge, 3B - Jerry LayneTime of Game:2:26Attendance:33964 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros St. Louis Cardinals 1. Biggio 2b Clayton ss 2. Carr cf DeShields 2b 3. Bagwell 1b Gant lf 4. Gonzalez lf Lankford cf 5. Bell rf Gaetti 3b 6. Gutierrez 3b Mabry rf 7. Ausmus c Difelice c 8. Bogar ss Young 1b 9. Hampton p Andy Benes p ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Carr popped to shortstop; Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 1ST: Clayton walked; DeShields singled to right [Clayton to third]; Gant singled to left [Clayton scored, DeShields to third]; Lankford singled to left [DeShields scored, Gant to second]; Gaetti lined into a double play to second [Gant out at second (second to shortstop)]; Mabry grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 2ND: Gonzalez popped to shortstop; Bell flied to center; Gutierrez flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 2ND: Difelice popped to first; Young struck out; Andy Benes grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 3RD: Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); Bogar flied to center; Hampton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 3RD: Clayton popped to second; DeShields grounded out (pitcher to first); Gant walked; Lankford forced Gant (first to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 4TH: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Carr flied to center; Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 4TH: Gaetti popped to second; Mabry struck out; Difelice singled to left; Young was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 5TH: Gonzalez reached on an error by Young; Bell homered [Gonzalez scored (unearned)]; Gutierrez singled to right; Gutierrez stole second [Gutierrez to third on a wild pitch]; Ausmus struck out; Bogar walked; Bogar stole second; Hampton singled to right [Gutierrez scored, Bogar scored]; Biggio forced Hampton (shortstop to second); Carr was called out on strikes; 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 5TH: Andy Benes grounded out (shortstop to first); Clayton grounded out (pitcher to first); DeShields grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell singled to center; Gonzalez was called out on strikes; Bagwell stole second; Bell struck out; Andy Benes threw a wild pitch [Bagwell to third]; Gutierrez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 6TH: Gant flied to right; Lankford singled to right; Gaetti grounded out (third to first) [Lankford to second]; Mabry lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 7TH: Ausmus doubled to right; Bogar flied to right [Ausmus to third]; Hampton grounded out (third to first); Biggio was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 7TH: Difelice grounded out (third to first); Young struck out; BELL BATTED FOR ANDY BENES; Bell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 8TH: MATHEWS REPLACED BELL (PITCHING); Carr singled to right; Carr stole second; Bagwell struck out; Gonzalez lined to center; Bell was walked intentionally; Gutierrez forced Bell (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 8TH: SPRINGER REPLACED HAMPTON (PITCHING); Clayton struck out; DeShields grounded out (shortstop to first); Gant struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 9TH: PETKOVSEK REPLACED MATHEWS (PITCHING); Ausmus flied to left; Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first); PHILLIPS BATTED FOR SPRINGER; Phillips struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED PHILLIPS (PITCHING); Lankford struck out; Gaetti struck out; Mabry flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 2. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 4 6 0 5 Cardinals 2 5 1 4

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